Keeping Families Strong

The Nest is seeking parents/carers of a young person between the ages of 11-24 who may be at risk of experiencing youth violence, grooming or exploitation. This is a free mental wellbeing support service for young people and their families in Southwark,who would like support navigating the education, criminal justice or social care systems.

The Nest is offering free training (pdf, 613kb)to help our parents deal with the above areas listed and any other related training they feel they may need. You must be able to commit to six sessions lasting two hours per session.

Training will be provided by various organisations including the Nest.


It will include:

  • How to navigate the social justice and Education system

  • Signs and Symptoms of Grooming

  • Have your say(parents to let us know what training they would like)

  • Much more to be decided.


The service is accessed by completing a short form. Find the form by clicking here to access the Nest website.